In one of its reports on Saturday, the Philippines noted that there were 4,933 infections of the new coronavirus.
The number represents the fifth consecutive day the country was experiencing new cases above 4,000.
Additionally, the country has reported 26 COVID-19 deaths.
In a bulletin, the health ministry said total confirmed cases have increased to 187,249 while confirmed deaths have reached 2,966.
Yvad Billings, Readers Bureau, Contributor
Edited by Jesus Chan
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